U.S. health officials are making a new attempt at adding graphic images to cigarette packets to discourage Americans from lighting up.
There has been a recent surge in activity in biotech companies looking for a ”fountain of youth” pill – to expand one's lifespan.
A new study uses a train knocked over in San Francisco—in 1906—to check the accuracy of modern earthquake simulations.
Part of the Tappan Zee Bridge went down in history after a detonation that thrilled onlookers who played hooky from work and school to watch the spectacle.
The Big One – a catastrophic earthquake – is coming. When? Where? Scientists have taken a step closer to answering those questions.
Google offshoot Waymo announced it is launching the nation's first commercial self-driving taxi service in the Phoenix suburbs.
Many Americans don't have a solid understanding of what 911 professionals do during their careers, and that contributes to a salary problem for dispatchers.
In a major new effort to curb smoking, a top U.S. health official pledged to try to ban menthol cigarettes and tighten rules governing the sale of most flavored versions of electronic cigarettes.